Dr. Alo Ohio-Omonkhomion
Dr. Alo Ohio-Omonkhomion is a Nigerian-bred UK-based consultant with over a decade of successful experience as an Economist and Educational Consultant. She is a highly sought after public speaker and thought leader, Dr Alo graduated from the world’s number 1 university for Development Studies with a Doctorate degree in Development Studies from the University Of Sussex. Before her Doctorate degree, Dr Alo's obtained a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Hull (UK), with a BSc in Economics which she immediately followed up with an MSc degree in Economics and Development Economics from the University of Nottingham. During this period actively worked as an Associate Tutor, a Research Assistant and a Lecturer at the University of Sussex and the University of Brighton.
Dr. Alo, who has always been interested in education and international development went ahead to start up an educational consultancy agency called Brains & Butter in a bid to help Nigerian students in the UK have a rewarding academic and non-academic experience.
She is an executive director of Ostra Group of Schools where she brings her global leadership experience to driving growth in key areas within the School.
She is happily married with three children. Asides this, Dr Alo is also the convener of an educational interactive seminar called Brains and Banter. Brains and Banter provides an environment where Nigerians, Africans in the diaspora converge and have intellectual conversations on relevant issues affecting Africans with actionable solutions on the ways forward in making Africans better individuals in all spheres of life.